This home page is a work in progress (as we all are!), but please visit the other tabs on the left, especially the Calendar section to get the details and points of interest on scheduled rides and Chapter activities! Please understand that the ride schedule, as with all things in life, sometimes changes - so please visit often for updates. Condensed ride schedule is listed below.
Sat. Apr 11th - 638 Ride. A great time to ride the back roads of southeastern Kentucky before the foliage hides the unique features of the area. KSU 11:00 at Wildcat HD.
Sun. Apr 12th - Cumberland Falls and Blue Heron Ride. This ride will stop at the Falls before continuing to the Blue Heron Mining Camp in the Big South Fork National River and Recreation area. Please see the Calendar tab for details about, and an internet link to, Blue Heron. Well worth the ride! KSU 11:00 at Wildcat HD.
Thur. Apr 16th - Chapter meeting. 7:00 PM at Wildcat HD.
Fri. Apr 17th - Fire Pit Friday 7-9 PM. Fire Pit Friday kicks off for the season at the - where else? - fire pit beside Wildcat HD.
Sat. Apr 18th - Blessing of the Bikes. 11:00 AM at Wildcat HD. This solemn event is open to all riders, all brands of bike - Chapter membership not required for the Blessing which will be given by Chapter Chaplain Bernie Harrington. Following will be the 2nd Tune-up Ride.
Sat. Apr 18th - 2nd Tune-up Ride. Immediately following the Bike Blessing, there will be another tune-up ride (for you - not your bike!). KSU 1:00 at Wildcat HD.
Sat. Apr 25th - Breaks Interstate Park Ride. This will be a long one day ride to this beautiful park, located on the border of Kentucky & Virginia. Please see calendar for ride details. KSU 8:00 at Wildcat HD.
Sat. May 1st - "We're Not Going To The Derby" Ride. This ride just dropped in for the ride schedule; why go watch a bunch of horses run for two minutes when you can spend hours in the saddle of your scooter? See calendar for ride details; KSU 11:00 at Wildcat HD.
Thur. June 11th - Chapter meeting, 7:00 Wildcat Harley-Davidson
Sat. June 13th - Blue Heron Ride. Relive the early life of coal mining and see what it was all about. An absolutely gorgeous ride! Was one of the featured rides during the 2015 KY HOG Rally. KSU 11:00 at Wildcat Harley-Davidson.
Thur. June 18th - Bubby's BBQ Ride - Come eat all you can at Bubby's; buffet bar as well as menu order. KSU at 6:00 at Wildcat Harley-Davidson.
Fri. June 19th - Fire Pit Friday. Come hang out at the fire pit at Wildcat Harley-Davidson and meet old friends and see who can tell the biggest yarn! Always a fun time. 7 PM until 9 PM.
Sat. June 27th - Spencer's Lunch Ride - Make-up date for the original planned ride! Let's ride to Beattyville for a delicious lunch at Spencer's. KSU 11:00 at Wildcat Harley-Davidson.
Sat. June 27th - Hamilton's BBQ Lunch Ride. KSU 10:00 at Wildcat Harley-Davidson.
Sat. June 27th - Circle T Lunch Ride - Let's take the back roads to Hazard to chow down at the Circle T, one of Hazard's favorites. KSU 11:00 at Wildcat Harley-Davidson.
Sat. - Sun., June 27th-28th - World Ride 2015 - JUST RIDE!! Unite with riders around the globe for two days of full-throttle freedom. No cares, no commitments, no cages. Just ride. World Ride 2015: June 27-28. See what riders around the world accomplish when we ride together. Be a part of the total mileage! Check out the calendar item for more details.
July 8-11, West Virginia HOG Rally in Huntington
Thur. July 9th - Chapter meeting, 7:00PM at Wildcat Harley-Davidson
Sat. July 11th - Frakes Ride - Ride through Frakes and the Kentucky Ridge State Forest and then cruise along the Clear Fork River before doing "The Canyon!" KSU 10:00 at Wildcat Harley-Davidson.
Sat. July 11th - Dairy Bar ride to Whitley City. Great sandwiches and ice cream, including awesome Root Beer Floats! KSU 11:00 at Wildcat Harley-Davidson.This ride was initially scheduled for Sunday the 12th until we discovered the Dairy Bar is not open on Sundays!
Sun. July 12 - Wed. July 15: RIDE THE RIDGE - This will be a self-guided ride each day, departing Wildcat Sunday at 10:30 AM and traveling your route, your pace, with whomever you choose to ride with (or solo) to Little Switzerland, NC to meet up with the other riders. Monday, ride the Blue Ridge Parkway to Peaks of Otter, VA (your pace) for an overnight stay (again meeting up with the group for dinner). Tuesday ride back to Little Switzerland for an overnighter and then ride your route back home on Wednesday. Please see the calendar item for more details. THIS IS NOT A CHAPTER EVENT (Sponsored by Wildcat H-D) BUT IS BEING POSTED HERE AS AN OPEN INVITATION TO YOU TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS FANTASTIC RIDE.
Fri. July 17th - Fire Pit Friday. Hey, it may be too warm to light the fire pit, but it is never too warm to hang out with old friends or make a new one! 7-9 PM at Wildcat Harley-Davidson.
Sat. July 18th - Natural Tunnel Ride - Let's travel to Duffield, VA to see this amazing natural tunnel. Small parking and chair lift fees; see at the calendar item for details. KSU 9:00at Wildcat. This will be a very interesting trip, so please look at the detailed calendar listing!
Thur. July 23 - ***CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER FORECAST*** - Dinner Ride to Santa Fe Restaurant - Do you like Mexican cuisine? Oh heck yeah! Then come with us to the Santa Fe Mexican Restaurant in Corbin. Kick stands up at 6:30 at Wildcat. The Santa Fe is having Bike Night so it should be fun!!
Fri. July 24th - Country Cafe Dinner Ride. KSU 5:30 PM at Wildcat Harley-Davidson. We will meet the Somerset area folks at K-Mart at 6:00. Good eats at a neat little place in the country.
Sat. thru Sun., July 25th-26th. Bikes On Main. More information will be forthcoming, so please check back in.
Sat. thru Sun., Sept. 26-27 - School House Inn & Black Mountain overnight ride - This is a great overnight ride to Benham and Lynch, KY to spend the night in the School House Inn and take in the sights in the Black Mountain area. Spend the night in a former school house which has been converted into comfortable lodging facilities. Check the calendar page for lots of details - too many to list here!
Thur. thru Mon., Sept. 10-14 - Four Nights in Helen, GA - This will be 4-nighter ride to the Bavarian town of Helen, Georgia. Ride will depart on Thursday, Sept. 10th and return on Monday, Sept. 14th. Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains on the Chattahoochee River, this Northeast Georgia village has a rich history linked to the Cherokee Indians. Helen is a re-creation of an alpine village complete with cobblestone alleys and old-world towers.
KSU 10:00 AM Thursday at Wildcat.